Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW

Bio

Michelle Dempsey, M.S., CPRW, is a former teacher-turned-writer, new mama, and lover of life. She is the owner and founder of her business, which offers professional writing services to businesses of all kinds. She is internationally-published and a regular contributor for publications such as Huffington Post, Scary Mommy, Creative Child Magazine and her work has been featured in Forbes. Michelle's work spans the gamut - from motherhood to the business world and everywhere in between. Michelle's mission is to keep it real... and kind. Although she cannot do any of the above without a strong cup of coffee.. or three.
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
If you're anything like me, your date nights have become few and far between. Even with just being married two years, it seems as if date nights are a rarity reserved for celebrating special events and occasions. Now that we've added a child to our…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
My husband came to bed last night with the same energy he feels at the end of college football season: shock, disbelief, excitement and sadness all radiated from his post-"Game of Thrones" finale experience. You see, my husband and I are usually on…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
Things are heating up. The drama is real, and so are the tensions. In fact, I don't think I can recall observing this level of vitriol, insanity and hatred in a presidential election in my 14 years of voting adulthood. It's as entertaining as it is…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
I just breezed through Whole Foods to buy myself a stash of wine for the upcoming weekend, toddler on my hip (she got sick of the cart) and grandmother on the phone who was busy enlightening me with the details of my grandfather's colonoscopy. I…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
If you're anything like me, you've mindlessly watched every "The Real Housewives" series for quite some time, and now, you're wondering,“When will some of these angry women retire?” Just when I was about to give up on the cattiness and vapid…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
I've never in my wildest dreams imagined I'd be lucky enough to become a mother. I also never in my wildest dreams imagined I'd become eerily similar to my own mother. Oh, and I definitely never thought I'd be the motherhood-obsessed freak that I am…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
To my fellow mamas who are driving around aimlessly because their kids are car-napping, I see you. I see you looking endlessly frustrated because your kid just won't nap at home. I see you eating your kid's snacks from out of the bottom of the…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
I'd be lying if I said I didn't become more of a feminist after bringing a daughter into this world. I'd also be lying if I said I didn't become much more aware of the impact my female brain could make on the world after birthing this little…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
It's 10:35 am on Sunday morning. It's a time I used to sleep through, and waking up now usually would have killed me. But even though it is, in fact, the weekend, I was awoken about three hours ago — the usual time — to the sounds of our daughter…
By Michelle Dempsey, MS, CPRW
He used to look at me from across a crowded bar, club or party with eyes that subtlety hinted, “Let’s get out of here.” Now, he looks at me from across the house with eyes that scream, “You could probably use a goddamn shower and a glass of…